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Overview

International course:

Not available for international students.

Course code:

AUR32316

Start date(s):

Various dates throughout the year

Course length:

Full Time: 3 years

Campus:

Chadstone

This course provides comprehensive training in vehicle and marine trimming. You will learn to make, install, repair, replace or modify the seats, upholstery, linings (roof and door linings), interior trim and floor coverings of a vehicle.

This work can be undertaken on cars, trucks, vintage vehicles, buses, caravans, trains, aircraft and boats.


Course structure

To receive this qualification you must complete 11 core units and 19 elective units.

Elective units have been chosen by Holmesglen based on feedback from industry and staff qualifications.

If you have already completed other eligible elective units, these may be counted towards completion of this program.

ASSESSMENT

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

AURVTN035

Apply original equipment manufacturer repair procedures during vehicle repairs

AURVTT002

Carry out repairs and alterations to automotive and marine trim

AURVTT012

Conduct sewing operations

AURVTS006

Fabricate automotive and marine trim components

AURAEA002

Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace

AURASA002

Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace

AURVTT003

Remove and replace automotive and marine interior trim components

AURAFA004

Resolve routine problems in an automotive workplace

AURVTT021

Select and apply adhesives in automotive and marine service and repair work

AURVTT005

Select trim and fabric materials

AURVTT004

Trim vehicle components

AURTTK002

Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace

AURAMA001

Work effectively with others in an automotive workplace

AURAFA003

Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace

LMTTF2017A

Cut, bend and shape metal

MSFGN3002

Estimate and cost job

AURVTT013

Fabricate and fit loose and fitted covers to vehicle seats and components

AURVTT014

Fabricate and fit marine covers

AURVTT017

Fabricate and install automotive and marine floor coverings

AURVTT019

Fabricate and install automotive and marine frames, canopies and side curtains

AURVTT018

Fabricate and install automotive and marine soft top hoods

AURVTT015

Fabricate and install canvas products for automotive and marine components

AURVTA001

Prepare vehicles for customer use

AURAFA002

Read and respond to automotive workplace information

AURVTT010

Remove and manufacture or repair vehicle head lining

AURVTT009

Remove and replace vehicle and vessel seats and fittings

AURVTA002

Remove and replace vehicle supplementary restraint systems

AURVTT020

Select and use leather in automotive and marine trimming

AURAFA001

Use numbers in an automotive workplace

AURAFA005

Write routine texts in an automotive workplace


Entry requirements

not applicable

Apprentices must have a Training Agreement in place with an employer.

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

PATHWAYS

Speak to us about further study pathways

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


How to apply

APPRENTICESHIP

A training contract must be completed by the employer and apprentice within the first two weeks of employment.

An Australian Apprenticeship Centre (AAC) representative will visit the workplace to complete the training contract with the employer and the apprentice.

Contact the AAC on 13 38 73 or australianapprenticeships.gov.au for more information.

On signing the apprentice will be asked to nominate the registered training organisation (RTO), such as Holmesglen, which will automatically be notified of their intention to start training, and will contact the apprentice to organise enrolment and a start date.

If you have further questions about your application, please contact the department:

FOC

03 9209 5300

hws@holmesglen.edu.au

RECRUITMENT

Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.


Fees

Type

Cost

Gov. subsidised Apprenticeship

$1,209.80

Concession

$241.96

Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire course.
These are indicative fees only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.

Find out more about paying your fees and our payment options


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Contact details

Furniture and Upholstery Open Days

If you are curious about furniture making but not sure if it is right for you; or if you want to get the skills and industry experience to set your self up for an apprenticeship, a Certificate II might be the first step. A pre-apprenticeship program is designed to teach you the basic skills required by industry, You'll get a taste of what the apprenticeship will involve as well as what working in the field is really like. By completing a pre-apprenticeship you'll also reduce the length of your apprenticeship. Visit us on Open Day at 6.30pm for a formal presentation highlighting the unique elements and importance of each of the building trades. Following the presentation there will be a tour across each of the trades workshops with teachers available to answer any specific questions.

- , Thu, 29 Nov - bookings essential.

Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

Holmesglen's certificate III in Upholstery, Auto and Marine Trimming and Furniture Finishing courses give students a comprehensive training in all practical and theoretical aspects. Whether you seek an apprenticeship or you want to gain skills through our ´┐Żon campus' programs not requiring an employer, join us for an introduction and develop a taste for our programs. Visit us on Open Day at 6.30pm for a formal presentation highlighting the unique elements and benefits of each trade. Following the presentation there will be a tour across each of the trades workshops with teachers available to answer any specific questions.

- , Thu, 29 Nov - bookings essential.

Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road Chadstone 3148 Australia

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